Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
Apr. 2, 2011
Help schools serve healthy food: email the USDA with your suggestions for implementing the Child Nutrition Act.
Dec. 2, 2010
After a year and a half of campaigning, we are very happy to see that the House today passed the Healthy, Hungry-Free Kids Act.
Nov. 17, 2010
UPDATE: This bill will be voted on Wednesday Dec. 1. Slow Food USA joins hundreds of organizations around the country in writing a letter to Reps. Miller and Kline strongly urging them to pass the Healthy, Hunger-free Kids Act immediately.
Oct. 1, 2010
Late Wednesday night the House extended the current Child Nutrition Act to avoid passing the Senate’s inferior version, leaving school lunch advocates flummoxed.
Sep. 20, 2010
The Child Nutrition Act expires on September 30th; let’s reach out to our House Reps and urge them to pass this billand reject any efforts to cut funding to other nutrition programs to do it.